Definitions For Save


  • (sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring
  • A play that stops an opponent from scoring a goal
  • The act of keeping a team's lead when replacing another pitcher at the end of a game


  • Make unnecessary an expenditure or effort
  • Record data on a computer
  • To keep up and reserve for personal or special use
  • Accumulate money for future use
  • Spend less; buy at a reduced price
  • Retain rights to
  • Spend sparingly, avoid the waste of
  • Refrain from harming
  • Save from ruin, destruction, or harm
  • Save from sins
  • Bring into safety
  • To keep (someone or something) safe : to stop (someone or something) from dying or being hurt, damaged, or lost
  • To stop (something) from ending or failing : to make (something that is in danger of failing) successful
  • To keep (something) from being lost or wasted

Is Saves a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Save is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Save in a Sentence

  • He is trying to save his marriage by going to counseling for his drug addiction.
  • She saved a tense situation by staying calm.
  • Thinner computer monitors save space.
  • The goalie made a spectacular save.
  • He leads the league in saves.
  • We had no hope save one.
  • Everyone save me is going to the party
  • Little is known about his early years save that he left home when he was very young.

Synonyms for Save

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